Classic Old Oakland Dive Bar Kingfish Moved To New Location - Lock, Stock And ShuffleboardThe Kingfish Pub & Cafe, a venerable dive bar in Oakland's Temescal neighborhood, was moved this weekend from a location on Claremont Ave. to make way for a condominium development.
San Jose Bar Shut Down Following History Of Complaints Over Prostitution, Fighting, Public UrinationState regulators Tuesday indefinitely suspended the liquor license of a San Jose bar with a history of complaints over crime, gang fights, prostitution and people vomiting and urinating outside the premises.
San Jose City Councilmember Targets Neighborhood Bar Over Crime ComplaintsA San Jose city councilman is looking at new enforcement actions against a neighborhood bar which neighbors claim is a magnet for criminal activity.
3 Injured When Car Crashes Into San Francisco North Beach Bar; Driver Arrested On Drug WarrantA man who crashed a vehicle into a bar in San Francisco's North Beach neighborhood Monday afternoon was arrested on an outstanding $250,000 warrant from Sacramento County, police and fire officials said.
East Bay Bar Opening Party for Capone’s Speakeasy Ends In Mob-Appropriate FashionThe bar opened in Alameda in true 1920’s posh mode, welcoming guests dressed to the occasion...
Where In The Bay Area To Watch Your Favorite World Cup TeamThere’s noting worse than settling in for the big game only to find out that the guy camping out next to you at the bar is a loudmouth fan of the opposing team. So where do you go in the Bay Area if you want to be surrounded by like minded hooligans puffing their vuvuzelas at appropriate times? Were on a hunt to find all of the best viewing locations by country. This is our first crack at it, so if you have a great watching spot for Ivory Coast fans or know the go-to place for Ghana fans, help us out with a comment below.
SF Bar Allegedly Charging Extra For Female Company Shut DownThe California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control Thursday closed a San Francisco bar for 45 days, alleging that patrons were being charged a surcharge on drinks in return for female company.
Honesty Bars: The Bars Where You Pay Whatever You WantIf you've ever stayed at a boutique hotel abroad, odds are you've come across a "Seriously, where on earth did the bartender go -- oh wait, there is no bartender?" honesty bar.
'Bikini Bar' Decrease In South Bay Credited To KPIX 5 Report San Jose has been cracking down on businesses breaking rules with scantily clad waitresses offering illegal ‘adult entertainment’ for a price.
Stay In The Real-Life Grand Budapest HotelThe luxury hotel tucked away in the Czech town of Karlovy Vary isn't the actual hotel where the film was shot, but the hapless romantic/lover of old ladies and poetry-reciting concierge Monsieur Gustave and his humble protégé Moustafa would've felt plenty at home running the place.
Google Glass Wearers Banned From San Francisco SoMa BarA San Francisco South of Market bar frequented by a high-tech crowd has banned patrons from wearing Google Glass while inside the establishment.
Woman's Google Glass Attack In SF Bar Spurs Huge Social Media BacklashThe woman involved in an altercation at a San Francisco Haight-Ashbury bar over her Google Glass is gaining a huge social media following, with most of it casting her - and the tech industry she purportedly represents - in an unflattering light.
Google Glass Victim Defiant: "Never Expected Such Hate And Venom"The woman who said she was attacked at a San Francisco Haight-Ashbury punk club for wearing Google Glass offered more details about her tense encounter Tuesday, and explained her decision to wear the technology into a bar named after an incendiary explosive.
Bartenders Pouring Political Pressure On Law Requiring Rubber GlovesThe gloves are off for bartenders, bakers and sushi chefs and they hope to keep it that way as state lawmakers are attempting to pass an emergency measure repealing a new state law that requires those who handle raw food to wear disposable gloves and change them between transactions.
Judge Recommends Law License Suspension For Drunk-Driving, Badge-Flashing SF ProsecutorA State Bar of California judge has recommended a two-year suspension of the law license of a former San Francisco prosecutor who has three convictions for driving under the influence and who tried to use his badge to avoid arrest.